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On Thursday, February 18th, Tina Hamilton, hireVision Group’s president/CEO presented the webinar “The 8 Biggest Hiring Mistakes for 2010” for iCIMS, a worldwide leader in providing Applicant tracking Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). “It was my first ever nationwide webinar,” says Hamilton, “and it was a really incredible experience to reach such a wide-spread audience in such an…Read More
hireVision Group, Inc., is pleased to introduce to you our newest team member, Office Manager Mary Novak. As 2010 has been full steam ahead for us, we couldn’t be happier to put her strong office management skills right to work! Mary has worked in both the professional accounting and non-profit organization environments. As a former…Read More
“Outlook 2010” is an ongoing series by The Morning Call about how area industries and businesses are adapting and competing during the current economic climate. Lehigh Valley businesses are showing that there’s room for opportunity and innovation as the nation lays the foundation for an economic rebound. Part of this exciting series is an online…Read More
Employees care more about their company’s ethical practices than you might think. According to recent information reported at Human Capital Institute, “82 percent of employees surveyed said they would be willing to be paid less if it meant they were working for a company with ethical business practices.” “It’s more than OK to remind your…Read More
Our own Tina Hamilton was spotlighted in the news again in the Eastern Pennsylvania Business Journal’s cover story “Suits, security fears spur deeper background probes,” published on February 22, 2010. The article discusses how and why businesses are putting more effort into background checks during the hiring process. Click here for a PDF of the…Read More
Friday, March 5th, we celebrated Employee Appreciation Day with a luncheon at Tina’s house. Great food, great conversation, great camaraderie…great company! You can check out more pictures from hireVision’s get together last Friday in our Facebook photo album.Read More
With Employee Recognition Day coming up on Friday, we’d like to recommend this great article posted at WorldatWork.org‘s Workspan Weekly on how to maintain a meaningful recognition program even in these trying economic times: “Revving Up Your Recognition Program During a Recession” by By Tyler Gentry, and Linda Vossen We whole-heartedly believe in employee recognition…Read More
Check out hireVision’s own Tina Hamilton in this video clip from of a December 4, 2009, round table discussion on regional job creation hosted by Congressman Charlie Dent (Pa-15), courtesy of WFMZ. Tina was invited to the forum as a local expert on job creation. Prepare to be astounded by Tina’s amazing water drinking skills…Read More
“The first thing I learned when I started going over the responses I received to my query about resumes is that there is a consensus of what is acceptable and what isn’t. Of course, there are exceptions to every rule, but don’t count on finding one of them during your job search. If you…Read More
Here are some secret tricks that real recruiters and hiring managers use to weed out candidates:
They inspect your car.
Tina Hamilton, of hireVision Group, knows a corporate president who would find out which car belonged to the candidate he was interviewing. “The receptionist … would then go outside and look in the candidate’s car to see how neat and clean the car was, if there were food wrappers … how well maintained the car was,” says Hamilton. “The owner considered this a definition of the candidate’s character.”Read More